Digital Gilded Age Arrival
Let's take a step back and look at how low the barriers to entry have fallen
The role of an upwardly mobile society is to eliminate as many impediments to growth as possible. The internet, in many ways, is the great equalizer. Through the window of the laptop, we’re judged based on the quality of our code, organizational skill-sets, and materializing a product/service that can positively impact the core intended audience. The question, even before you're doing 5-year models that inevitably hockey-stick, is: how large is your company’s influential footprint and what moat do you have to maintain your gains?